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Book Reviews for Fiction Writers

Get the lowdown on new and classic resources for fiction writers.

Steven Pressfield's The War of Art
A review of Steven Pressfield's non-fiction book The War of Art, a must-read for anyone making a living as an artist.

Top Books for Writers
What books should every writer have on his or her shelf? From inspiration to publication, these books will show you the way.

Oxford American Writer's Thesaurus
Ever wonder how writers come up with the perfect word? It's no mystery: they reach for a thesaurus. But is the Oxford American Writer's Thesaurus the one for you?

The Optimist's Daughter
This book review from a writer's perspective reveals what Eudora Welty's Pulitzer Prize-winning novel can teach us about avoiding sentimentality.

How to Make a Living As a Poet
Working poet Gary Mex Glazner, shares his and others' secrets to building a life supported by art. The trick, he says, is to take the creativity you apply to your art and extend it to your life.

Review of The Artist's Way by Julia Cameron
Since 1992, The Artist's Way, Julia Cameron's guide to achieving a more creative life, has helped countless artists and writers live more creative lives.

Reviews of Contemporary Fiction
Contemporary Literature Guide, Mark Flanagan, provides reviews of some contemporary fiction.

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